Twitter's new feature means anyone who replies with #AmazonCart to a tweet containing an Amazon product will have that item added to their shopping cart.
Global online payments provider PayPal said it has parted company with a recently hired executive after he sent out a series of disparaging and badly spelled remarks about colleagues on Twitter, including one telling a co-worker "duck you".
Social networking site Twitter is testing a new feature that allows users to mute individual Twitter accounts.
Facebook may face legal troubles over its purchase of virtual reality (VR) firm Oculus, as US games firm ZeniMax claims that it owns key parts of the technology.
Facebook users in India have been tricked into hacking their own Facebook accounts – while attempting to hack their friends accounts.
Facebook F8 is the conference Facebook holds annually for its engineers and designers, giving them a sneak peek into what's changing on the social network and revealing new products and features.
Instant photo and video sharing service Snapchat has just released a new update that introduces video calls and instant messaging.
Here's why Twitter isn't making a big deal out of its drop in active users, says Buzzfeed's Jon Steinberg.
Twitter's net loss grew by more than $100 million in the first quarter, though the company's operating earnings and revenue beat Wall Street estimates.
Epitomizes both the social media revolution and the new generation of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who expect to be billionaires before they turn 30.
The Indian prime minister Narendra Modi seemed at home at Facebook headquarters on Sunday, in a town hall event seen by many as an attempt by Facebook to gain much-needed support for its expansive ambitions in India.
Twitter has introduced the ability for some users to create polls within its mobile app and desktop site during a significant feature trial.
An outage briefly forced Facebook offline on Thursday. The issue affected all platforms from around 5.30pm UK time.